Give your garden some TLC with VELCRO® Brand

Spring has officially sprung! With the days getting brighter and warmer, now’s the perfect time to become at one with nature and give your garden some TLC. Whether you are looking after a house plant or nurturing a tree, our range of VELCRO® Brand Garden Ties are here to lend a helping hand to your green fingers. 

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Throw your own Wimbledon Party!

Summer of sport is well and truly here, which for those of us who aren’t athletically gifted means… lots of parties! And the social highlight of so many sporting events has got to be a Wimbledon party. The best food, the best drinks, the best weather (fingers crossed) – we’re ready to make this a tournament to remember! 

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Time to get Garden ready!

The only thing better than a barbecue on a lovely summers day is getting your fingers green in preparation for wowing with a beautiful garden at your next outdoor gathering!

Although we can’t provide Pimms, strawberries or good weather, but we do have a couple of garden saviours up our sleeves. Take a look at our greenery friendly products and get our there.

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New Years Resolution: Organise Your Life

Christmas is over. New Year’s Eve has been and gone. Now it’s just… January. But we can make January fun, right?!

Yes. Yes we can. With organisation! Because what’s more fun than a nicely organised office? Or a neat and tidy shed? Not much we can think of, that’s for sure.

Get your 2016 off to a roaring start with the comforting satisfaction of knowing everything in your life is exactly where you need it to be. You know what they say; tidy home, tidy mind. 

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The Everyday Fix #2

You know us; we’re obsessed with making life run smoothly for you. Not to mention crazy about getting crafty as often as possible!

We’re always so impressed with the super clever ways you use our products to improve the everyday, which is why we reward the creativity of our fans on Facebook with The Everyday Fix.

If a VELCRO® Brand product has ever got you out of a sticky situation (pun definitely intended), share your clever tips to our Facebook page and you could win a £20 Hobbycraft gift card. 

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Happy Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is well under way, and whether you’re a die-hard rugby fan or simply relishing the palpable sporting atmosphere, we’ve got some super fun ideas for throwing a world cup party to remember… So get creating, and enjoy!

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Let the VELCRO® Brand games begin!

Now as you probably know, we’re always busy helping you to be as organised, coordinated and in-check as possible. But we’re also super fun! We promise, look, we’ll prove it to you.

Get ready to take to the great outdoors to kick off the longest awaited sporting event of summer… The VELCRO® Brand games! We’re giving you an incredibly easy ‘how-to’ so you can get both crafty and active outdoors with a silly, fun, homemade game for the whole family. 

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Top Summer Activities

School holidays are almost over, which means the weather is fading and so are your brilliant ideas for keeping little ones entertained! But never fear, we’ve got a few tricks up our sleeves and we’re ready to share the love. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite summer pastimes guaranteed to keep boredom at bay well into September. Go on, have a go!

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How to: DIY Hanging Lanterns

Funny isn’t it; we wait all summer for the sun to come out only to get the party going once it’s gone down. And since we can’t rely on the weather to provide ambient lighting, we’ll have to create our own.

This simple yet effective DIY will leave you with pretty hanging lanterns for your next garden party. All you’ll need is some string, a couple of tea light candles, a few glass jars and some VELCRO® Brand Tree Ties

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Make Your Own DIY Hanging Basket

Size shouldn’t matter, and regardless of how big or small (or non-existent!) your garden may be, we think it’s imperative that you enjoy some summer blooms. Follow these five easy steps and before long you can have your very own DIY hanging baskets, ready to spruce up any space this summer.

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Quick Tips for a Barbeque-Ready Garden

We’ve been waiting long enough for summer to roll around, so now that it’s here we better make the most of it. You needn’t go further than your own backyard for a summer night to remember, and with barbeque season well and truly upon us, impromptu get-togethers are bound to happen; so be prepared with these quick and simple tips for a beautiful garden at a moments notice.

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